At KGS, Sameer is responsible for the overall management of and accountability for the platform. His vision is for the platform to be a strategic asset for member firms globally, delivering superior value and helping them and their clients succeed.
Sameer has considerable experience in the offshoring industry. Prior to KGS, he spent eight years with Barclays Shared Services, initially as the COO and then CEO for about six years. During his tenure, the firm grew rapidly from 700 staff in one city to ~10,000 in three cities, with a suite of capabilities covering the entire range of banking services at Barclays (Cards, Retail Banking, Investment Banking, Corporate Banking, Finance And Accounting, Analytics And Modeling Services).
Prior to joining Barclays, he held various senior leadership positions; he has typically joined businesses at their initial stage of operations and has been responsible for growing them:
Sameer and his wife have two children and are based in Gurugram.